I enjoy teaching the human rights class at the Geneva Academy tremendously. Discussions with students are always engaging, thoughtful and thought-provoking.
This short course reviews the origins of international criminal law, its relationship with the international legal order including the UN Security Council and its coexistence with national justice institutions. The scope of international crimes – genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression – is considered alongside initiatives to expand or add to these categories.
This short course examines the conduct of hostilities in situations of international armed conflict, also known as the Law of The Hague.